These Wood Lighting Sticks for Votive Stands will make it easy and convenient to light hard-to-reach candles in your church sanctuary or chapel. The wood lighting sticks are 12" long for the extra reach often needed when lighting votive and devotional candles. They come 1000 sticks to a box. Manufactured by Emkay Candles. Founded in 1925 in Syracuse, New York, Emkay’s reputation for excellence spurred its growth, and the company now supplies top-quality candles and related products to churches around the world. Emkay candles are used in churches around the world because of their high quality, consistency, and affordability. From long-burning altar candles to all-occasion tapers, Emkay’s products will light up every moment in the life of your church. Emkay uses the highest quality of beeswax available and is recognized as one of the leading manufacturers of beeswax candles.